Make plans now to attend the 3rd Annual Port Aransas plyWooden Boat Festival in beautiful Port Aransas, Texas
October 8th, 9th & 10th, 2016
with post show activities on the 10th
(family boatbuilding cruise, class, etc.)
Farley Boat Works, Duckworks Boat Builder's Supply and the Traditional Small Craft Association are once again teaming up to put on this grand event. If you've ever dreamed about building a boat you owe it to yourself to attend. This is your chance to see a lot of boats and to talk to the builders and some famous designers. You can try your hand at rowing a variety of skiffs; enjoy presentations about boat building; build a boat yourself during the Family Boatbuilding event. Bring the whole family; there will be activities for the kids! If you have already built a wooden boat, bring it to exhibit and share your experience with others.
If you have a boat that you want to display, please register HERE. Each registrant pays $20 regardless of the number of boats shown. This will entitle you to a T-shirt and two meal tickets to the Saturday night awards dinner.
Last Year's show:
This is the official website for the Port Aransas plyWooden Boat Festival. Our second annual event is over and we think it exceeded everyone's expectations. Below are a few pictures, and for even more photos from last year, click HERE for Gerard Mittelstaedt's website.
Canoe Casket - Peoples Choice Award - Dennis Barrett
Best Paddle and Row boat - Andy Fay's Nor'Easter Dory
Best Sailboat - Stevenson Weekender
Best Quick and Dirty - Mayfly 14 - "Gammaray" - Chuck Pierce
Best Power - Flats Skiff - Alex McAllister
The 2014 Festival